An all-original antique German papier mache doll in good condition. Approximately 16-1/2 inches tall. Blue glass eyes, human hair wig in original braided and coiled style with vestiges of original snood, molded ears, molded painted striped stockings and high-top boots (1 foot damaged – see close up photo). Original body, with papier mache lower arms/hands (1 hand damaged – see detail photo) and molded painted lower legs/feet.
Wearing her wonderful all original costume in very good condition, stitched and pinned to body. Her brown plaid bodice and skirt are beautifully made with interesting bias detail and hand smocking. Underneath she wears a felt petticoat with scalloped embroidered hem, a long muslin petticoat with stitched pleats, ruffles and lace, a shorter plain muslin slip and muslin pantalettes with eyelet trim. Beautiful pink ribbon bow “garters” are attached just above her knees. Her stockings are molded and painted, with red stripes at the tops.
Clothing is not removable. I do not know if the shoulder head is marked.
Beautiful dolls. Vintage patterns.
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